Controller Jobs in Des Plaines, IL

Establish and manage financial reporting, analysis, and policy. Controllers are the lead accounting employees in a company. They collect, verify, and interpret reports or statements submitted by support staff; maintain important department records; prepare special reports on request; and create/adapt internal financial controls as necessary. They also ensure that the organization meets federal, state, and local compliance laws.

Controllers are responsible for reporting to upper-level executives regarding the company’s annual budget, overall financial state, and financial alignment with operations. They provide input on large-scale company decisions and may collaborate with external accounting personnel.

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Levy Restaurants, Inc. - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
End Close process Responsible for full financial reporting and reconciliation including statement preparation Ongoing active dialogue with operators and home office departments to identify and resolve...
3 days ago
ExecuNet - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Daily and Monthly Responsibilities Manage and monitor all accounts, ledgers, and reporting systems ensuring compliance with appropriate GAAP standards and regulatory requirements. Maintain...
2 days ago
Munch's Supply LLC - Hillside, IL (12 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
accepted accounting principles or international financial reporting standards....
6 hours ago
Boyd Watterson Asset Management - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
**Education, Skills, Personal Characteristics and Work Experience Requirements:*** Bachelor's degree in Accounting.* Strong knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.* 10-year plus public...
1 day ago
System One - Naperville, IL (23 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
, Finance Controller, Project Controller, Financial Project Manager, FP&A analyst, for manufacturing, industrial, engineering companies Please send me your details (resume, work authorization status...
3 days ago
Aza - Brookfield, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Responsible for interpretation and application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles ("GAAP") as they relate to the Society....
9 hours ago
YMCA - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Manage the annual independent audit, and the preparation of financial statements and tax returns including the IRS 990 tax form....
2 days ago
Beech Valley Solutions - Round Lake Beach, IL (23 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
If you're a top Controller looking for new and exciting opportunities, apply today to learn more!...
3 days ago
ExecuNet - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Statements Finance Accounting Standard Accounting Practices Forecasting Internal Controls...
2 days ago
Zurich Insurance - Lake Zurich, IL (13 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
entries with appropriate support Lead the Accounting and Finance team on the annual audit Ensure appropriate sign off audited financial statements and appropriate management representations Key local...
3 days ago
Confidential - Lincolnshire, IL (9 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
The Controller's primary responsibilities but not limited to, cash management, financial statements, internal audit, year-end audit, and preparation of income tax returns....
3 days ago
Schaumburg, IL (9 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Ensures record systems are maintained in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles, and ensures adherence to state and federal policies, procedures, rules, and regulations....
3 days ago
Turtle Wax Incorporated - Addison, IL (10 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Controller, Sr....
3 days ago
Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Controller Creative Financial Staffing LLC Chicago, IL Full Time Job Details Our client, a stable manufacturing company, is seeking a controller....
3 days ago
Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Statements and Accounting reports Journal entries Revenue reporting Project Cost Accounting Commission Accounting Responsibility for the ERP and Accounting systems, including NetSuite NetSuite Administration...
3 days ago

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Controller Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Spring MVC, Spring Boot and Rest Controllers
This is a course aimed at students wishing to develop Java based Web Applications and Restful Micro Services using the very popular Spring MVC and Spring Boot frameworks with minimal...

Introduction to Evimetry: the Controller

The course introduces Evimetry blessed data storage drives and the difference between block-hash and traditional linear hashing for forensic images. Its time to step up your forensic...


Obligations of Controllers and Processors

Exploring the details of controllers and processor obligations under the GDPR, beginning with accountability and documentation and moving on to data privacy impact assessments, data protection...


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Salary for Controller Jobs in Des Plaines, IL

This is the average annual salary for Controller jobs in Des Plaines, IL as reported by the BLS.

$148,823

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Highest Education Level

Controllers in Des Plaines, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (52.0%)
  • Master's Degree (33.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.6%)
  • High School or GED (4.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.2%)
  • Some College (0.6%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Controllers in Des Plaines, IL
  • 10+ years (30.0%)
  • 8-10 years (23.3%)
  • 4-6 years (20.0%)
  • 6-8 years (13.3%)
  • 2-4 years (10.0%)
  • None (3.3%)

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